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Whats the difference between a crisis, emergency and a disaster

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Submitted: 10 years ago.
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Expert:  Ryan replied 10 years ago.

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A Crisis is an unstable condition or point that requires decisive change. It is a decisive moment.

An Emergency is a critical situation that happens unexpectedly. It is urgent and needs action immediately.

A Disaster is a situation that causes widespread destruction, and often times requires outside assistance. Disasters cause great amounts of damage.


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